● Sightseeing and Outdoor Drawing
After your breakfast, you will be leaving for Pyin Oo Lwin(66 km, two hours’ drive by car), also known as City of Flowers, a small town on a hilly region with a nice cold weather just two hours’ drive from Mandalay. The town, named for Colonel (later Major General) James May of the 5th Bengal Infantry stationed there in 1886, served as the summer capital during the British administration. Along the way, you can feel the changes of temperature and surrounding environment as Pyin Oo Lwin situates at at an elevation of about 3,450 feet (1,050 meters).
By arriving there, you can enjoy the gardenic beauties of the town and its panoramic neighborhoods. Feel the weather different from Mandalay, see the historic British colonial style buildings, touch the living style of various native people comprising with Myanmar, Shan, Pa Oh, Indian, Gurkha and taste their local foods.
After your Lunch, enjoy outdoor drawing within the beautiful town Pyin Oo Lwin together with native artists to be a pleasant experience for your lifetime. Beautiful botanical garden, mountain landscapes and old colonial style buildings will be attractions for your paintings. Our Art Tour program is designed to contribute to the community development of Art industry in Myanmar by acquiring international exposure and generating income to the stakeholders of the industry. Our ideal concept of outdoor drawings for you together with local artists is to widen your social network in art community, to explore the style, skill and perception of Myanmar artists, to do friendly discussions and to exchange ideas and concepts.